solution: web sleuthing

                pasco index.dat on linux should spit out the contents of bob's web surfing habits. 
                pasco index.dat| grep supersecret would show you all the times he went to his bank
                the entry: 
                URL     Visited: winxpPro@     07/20/2009 21:18:31     07/20/2009 21:18:31
                shows you his login as a HTTP get with userid and password. 
                The last hint says they use 'binary' encryption, so un 'encrypt' the 0s and 1s to get the most famous phrase in programming... helloworld.